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The Black Series #15 Commander Thorn & #16 C-3PO Card Back and Insert Variations.

There are some packaging variants for The Black Series #15 Commander Thorn & #16 C-3PO figures. I have the first versions in hand and the 2nd versions on the way. I took a quick picture of the first version card backs for now (above). You can see the first version inserts in the 2015 Black Series 3.75" Wave 2 Card Front Preview that we posted on Facebook.

Commander Thorn #15:
• 1st card back 7494930901 - #15 sticker.
• 2nd card back 7494930902 - #15 printed.
• 1st insert 7494940901- #15

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2015 Black Series 3.75" Wave 2 Card Front Preview

Ok now that I am back from my mini vacation, its time to start photographing again. Added to our Facebook Page today, are some preview card front photos of the new 2015 Black Series 3.75" Wave 2 assortment (some are just repacks). I will begin to work on loose photos soon.

TBS 6-Inch - #16 Princess Leia Organa (Boushh) - Box Change Pictures

As you know were reported a box number change on The Black Series 6" - #16 Princess Leia Organa (Boushh) a while back. Since then we had a few requests to post photos of the actual change on the box so here you go.

• 1st box #7498320201. The " ) " at the end of (Boushh ™), on the front of the box is smaller then the rest of the blue text.

• 2nd box #7498320202. The " ) " at the end of (Boushh ™), on the front of the box is now the same size as then rest of the blue text.

You can check out a

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Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/22/15

Legendary actor Terence Stamp played Chancellor Valorum in The Phantom Menace, who was the last Supreme Chancellor before Emperor Palpatine's hostile takeover of the Galactic Republic. - 1938 Terence Stamp Born.

‪# FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 44 Days

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Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/21/15

Card player. Gambler. Scoundrel. You'd like him! - 1980 Kenner Star Wars - Lando Calrissian.

‪# FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 45 Days

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The Black Series Jabba's Rancor Pit Set - Shipping Issues

I have been getting mixed reports on how people have been receiving the Toys R Us exclusive Black Series Jabba's Rancor Pit Set that they have ordered from ToysRus.com

‪Most reports from our readers is that they have received them in non-mint / crushed boxes due to poor packing. Now if your a loose collector its no big deal.

I actually bought one from the Entertainment Earth Booth while at the 2015 SDCC (on left side of pic) which was still in the Hasbro shipping box.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/20/15

The Inquisitor is a feared Jedi hunter featured on Star Wars: Rebels who serves as one of the biggest adversaries for the crew of the Ghost. - 2014 Rebels Hero Series - The Inquisitor.

‪# FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 46 Days

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Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/19/15

The Rebels chose the icy, frozen planet of Hoth to set up their hideout, but they didn't stay out of sight of the Empire for long. - 1980 Kenner Star Wars - Hoth Ice Planet Adventure Set.

#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 47 Days

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The Black Series 6" #16: Princess Leia Organa (Boushh) Box Variant Photos

About a month ago, we reported that there was a box variant on The Black Series 6" #16: Princess Leia Organa (Boushh) figure.

• 1st version 7498320201
• 2nd version 7498320202

Today I have added these variation photos to the figure's page if you want to check them out.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/18/15

These all-terrain vehicles were used for ground forces of the Empire, but as we all know they couldn't overcome the craftiness of the Rebels and Ewoks.. - 2012 The Vintage Collection - AT-ST and Imperial All Terrain Armored Transport.

‪# FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 48 Days

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First Look at Kanan: The Last Padawan #4 Comic

"Marvel’s Star Wars Rebels prequel series, Kanan: The Last Padawan by writer Greg Weisman and artist Pepe Larraz, has quickly and engagingly shown us how the Ghost crew’s cynical cowboy Jedi came to be. He was originally the spirited Caleb Dume, Padawan, who witnessed Order 66 firsthand — forcing him to run for his life and hide away his abilities and true self".

This issue will be released on July 22. For more info and pictures check out StarWars.com.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/17/15

It's Happy Birthday to Tim Rose, who played the trap-spotting Admiral Ackbar in Return of the Jedi. - 1956 Tim Rose Born.

‪# FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 49 Days

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Black Series 6-Inch #15 IG-88 - Paint Variation

Now that more Black Series 6" #15 IG-88 are hitting retail stores, I have noticed that there has been a paint change.

• 1st version. No silver paint details / highlights on body. Slight use of gold paint on body and head. Date Stamp 50911

• 2nd version. Silver paint details / highlights on body. Heavy use of gold paint on body and head. Date Stamp 50971

I personally think the first version looks much better, but thats my opinion. I have multiples of each version that were purchased from

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Star Wars: Commander strikes back with Worlds in Conflict, an exciting update featuring new additions to the hit game! In this special trailer, get a first look at new worlds included in Worlds in Conflict: Dandoran, Er’Kit, Yavin 4, and Hoth.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/16/15

Younger fans can recreate the cathartic final scene of Star Wars: A New Hope with this playset recreating the medal ceremony, where Han Solo and Luke Skywalker receive their hard-earned medals after destroying the Death Star. - 1976 Filming for A New Hope Wraps.

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 50 Days

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Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/15/15

Jango Fett left a huge impact on the Star Wars universe, lending his DNA to create an army of Clone Troopers for the Republic. He also raised his Clone Boba Fett, who would go on to become one of the galaxy's most feared bounty hunters. - 2006 The Saga Collection Jango Fett.

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 51 Days

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Free Star Wars Swag from the 2015 SDCC

Just got back (stayed a few extra days) from this years San Diego Comic-Con and had a Blast especially at the Lucasfilm Panel and surprise concert on Friday.

Even though I was in Panels 90% of the time, I did manage to score some of the free Star Wars Swag from various venders on the convention floor. You can see what I was able to obtain in the picture above.

"Star Wars creator, George Lucas, will be among those named as official Disney Legends during the D23 EXPO 2015 on Friday, August 14, at the Anaheim Convention Center. The ceremony will be hosted by Disney chairman and CEO, Bob Iger, and will include special musical performances."

For the full scoop head on over to StarWars.com.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/14/15

This carnivorous beast is one of the few creatures native to Hoth. They're tough, but nothing a lightsaber to the arm can't handle - 2015 The Black Series - Luke Skywalker and Wampa

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 52 Days

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Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/13/15

Happy Birthday you stuck-up, Half-witted, scruffy-looking, nerf-harder! - 1942 Harrison Ford Born

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 53 Days

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Only a Few Hundred 2015 SDCC Exclusive First Order Stormtroopers to Hit HasbroToyShop?

Ok since posting our Hasbro Q&A from the 2015 SDCC, my email box has been blowing up on regards to question #1

"1. How many 2015 SDCC First Order Stormtroopers will I be able to order from Hasbrotoyshop.com on July 28th?

Answer: We held back a few hundred to sell on HasbroToysShop.com. I am not sure about a limit but imagine it would be 1 or 2 max. The SDCC First Order Stormtrooper will sell out fast, but you can buy the same exact figure at retail stores in September."

I was a bit shocked

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Our Q&A with Hasbro at the 2015 SDCC

Ok folks we had our Q&A with the Hasbro Product team and was able to squeeze in 18 questions in our allotted 10 minutes.

1. How many 2015 SDCC First Order Stormtroopers will I be able to order from Hasbrotoyshop.com on July 28th?

Answer: We held back a few hundred to sell on HasbroToysShop.com. I am not sure about a limit but imagine it would be 1 or 2 max. The SDCC First Order Stormtrooper will sell out fast, but you can buy the same exact figure at retail stores in September.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/12/15

Star Wars: Rebels introduced a variety of new lightsabers to the Star Wars universe, including Ezra Bridger's blaster/lightsaber combo and the Inquisitor's spinning double-bladed lightsaber. 2014 - Star Wars Rebels - Ezra Bridger & Inquisitor Lightsabers.

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 54 Days

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Official 2015 SDCC Hasbro Press Photos

Hasbro has released Press photos of the Star Wars merchandise that was shown at the 2015 SDCC Hasbro Product Panel. We have broken them down into categories and uploaded to our Facebook Page if you would like to check them out.

Force Friday Countdown Calendar - 7/11/15

The Micro Machines set provided two settings for Star Wars Play, a Death Star on the outside, that could be opened up to reveal a Tatooine playset on the inside. 1997 - Micro Machines Double Takes - Death Star Playset.

‪#FORCEFRIDAYCOUNTDOWN‬ - 55 Days

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